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Zhupanovsky volcano
Compound volcano 2958 m / 9,705 ft
Kamchatka, Russia, 53.59°N / 159.15°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Zhupanovsky volcano eruptions:
2014-2017, 2013, 1959
Typical eruption style:
unspecified
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Zhupanovsky volcano (Kamchatka, Russia) activity update

Friday Oct 24, 2014 15:03 PM | BY: T

KVERT reported that an explosive eruption at Zhupanovsky continued during 10-17 October.
Satellite images detected a thermal anomaly on the volcano during 10-12 October, and ash plumes that rose to an altitude of 9 km (29,500 ft) a.s.l. on 11 October and drifted 411 km NE during 11-12 October. Cloud cover prevented satellite views of the volcano on the other days. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange. (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 15-21 October 2014)
Previous news
Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014
Intermittent explosions continue. An eruption occurred last evening on 23 Sep, producing an ash plume rising to 14,000 ft (4.2 km) according to VAAC Tokyo. [more]
Thursday, Sep 11, 2014
Tokyo VAAC reports continuous ash emissions from the volcano, generating a low-level plume that drifts east. [more]
Tuesday, Sep 09, 2014
Ash emissions from the volcano have increased. Yesterday morning, VAAC Tokyo reported ash plumes that rose to 8-11 km altitude and drifted south and were visible on satellite images. ... [more]
Friday, Sep 05, 2014
Sporadic ash emissions are still being observed. Yesterday morning, VAAC Tokyo reported a low-level ash plume extending SE from the volcano. [more]
Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
New eruptions and ash emissions occurred yesterday. An ash plume rising to 17,000 ft (6 km) altitude and drifting SE was observed on satellite imagery. [more]

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